Cops in Time of War

Cops in Time of War

I’ve never met anyone of the Muslim faith who tried to radicalize me, kill me, cut in front of me in line, or try to persuade me to convert. In fact, most people I’ve met, who happen to be Muslim, have been incredibly nice, respectful and, as far as I know, supporters of ...
Denver Officer Critically Injured in OIS

Denver Officer Critically Injured in OIS

Denver police officer Tony Lopez was involved in a shooting during a traffic stop on Tuesday.  Lopez notified dispatch he was making a traffic stop and two minutes later he told dispatch he had been shot. Arriving officers noticed a vehicle driving away from the scene at a high ...
Screaming Their Last Breath

Screaming Their Last Breath

Every officer has heard “I can’t breathe!” yelled at the top of a subject's lungs, usually as they are being handcuffed and detained after a vigorous struggle. I certainly know that I, as a paramedic responding to those calls to “check the subject” out, have heard it too. After a ...
Street Survival: 36 Years Strong!

Street Survival: 36 Years Strong!

Now, more than ever, cops are under a microscope. We are under immense pressure to do our jobs perfectly and be able to defend our actions to the public, courts, and administrators. The power of the public perception cannot be overstated. The good news: Knowledge is power. We ...
VIDEO: Fatal Shootout with Carjacker

VIDEO: Fatal Shootout with Carjacker

Seattle Police Department investigators are piecing together the trail of a 35-year-old violent felon after he brandished two handguns at several downtown businesses Sunday, carjacked three vehicles and fired on officers before a fatal confrontation with police in Northeast ...